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1 Students for Life fails to pass
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:16, p.01
10/12/2023 The NISG fails to pass a bill allowing the student organization "Students for Life" to form on campus, stirring controversy; photo.
2 First two provost candidates announced
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:54, p.1
4/29/2021 Since last June, the Provost Search Committee of UNI has been reviewing candidates to fill the vacancy left by Jim Wohlpart. Vandana Kohli, Ph.D., was the first candidate to be announced; photo. She is the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at California State University, Channel Islands and has her doctoral degree in quantitative sociology. The next candidate is Kelly Burke, Ph.D., vice provost and dean of the Graduate College at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro; photo. A professional clarinetist, she has worked with music in a wide variety during her time in Greensboro.
3 COVID-19 on campus: Cases drop, more vaccination clinics planned
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:53, p.02
4/26/2021 The number of positive COVID-19 cases on the UNI campus fell to 8.70% compared to 11.11% last week. As the spring semester ends, the Student Health Center plans to host two COVID-19 vaccination clinics available to students, faculty, and staff; photo.
4 Walk supports suicide prevention
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:53, p.01
4/26/2021 UNI hosted the Out of the Darkness Walk supporting suicide awareness and mental health resources on April 24. The walk was across campus and featured two speakers who addressed participants of the walk, speaking about the importance destigmatizing asking for help; photo.
5 News editor bids farewell to the NI
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:52, p.02
4/22/2021 News editor, Elizabeth Kelsey reflects about her time writing for the Northern Iowan; photo.
6 COVID-19 on campus: Case count, positivity rate show little change
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:51, p.02
4/19/2021 The positive rate of COVID-19 tests has remained mostly the same from data released by the Student Health Center; photo.
7 '21-22 academic calendar released; breaks to return
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:50, p.02
4/15/2021 UNI released the 2021-2022 academic calendar which includes the return on the week-long Thanksgiving break, Spring break, and in-person commencement ceremonies, as well as a mixture of in-person, online, and hybrid class formats. The winter term sessions implemented last year will continue due to its success to help students stay-on-track for graduation.
8 Clinic cancelled as FDA pauses shot
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:50, p.01
4/15/2021 On April 14, UNI's on-campus vaccination clinic in the West Gym was cancelled due to the FDA's recommendation to "pause" the Johnson and Johnson shot. The vaccination was paused due to six female individuals having severe blood clots within the last 6-13 days. The UNI Student Health Center had little time to warn students of the cancellation and many students thought that the situation should have been handled better.
9 COVID-19 on campus: numbers drop
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:49, p.02
4/12/2021 The rates of COVID-19 on UNI's campus has dropped this week with 10 positive cases and 13 self-reported cases; photo.
10 UNI to host vaccination clinics
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:49, p.01
4/12/2021 UNI students and staff have been given the opportunity to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in an on-campus clinic, April 13-16; photo.
11 Cedar Falls renews mask mandate through mid-May; Nook supports extension
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:48, p.02
4/8/2021 The Cedar Falls City Council has extended the mask mandate to May 19. President Mark Nook spoke to the Council via Zoom showing his support and stating that an extension to June would be beneficial for staff and students K-12. The mask mandate will be reviewed on May 17 for Cedar Falls while Waterloo's mandate remains in place indefinitely; photo.
12 COVID-19 on campus: positivity rates rises again
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:47, p.02
4/5/2021 The COVID-19 positivity rate rose again on UNI's campus resulting in 17 positive cases and 8 self-reported cases. The University continues to urge students to complete the on-campus vaccinations survey because Governor Reynolds promises the State of Iowa will have enough vaccines for all Iowans 16 and older; photo.
13 COVID-19 on campus: numbers spike again
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:45, p.02
3/29/2021 The UNI COVID-19 data spiked last week with the semester's highest positivity rate and case counts so far. However, a survey has been sent out by the Student Health Center gauging interest in on-campus vaccinations to help with lowering the positivity rate on campus. Clinics on campus and in Black Hawk County are preparing planning for spring or early summer to open to students, employees and immediate family members, depending on supply and distribution; photo.
14 McCollum mechanical issues cancel class
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:45, p.01
3/29/2021 All classes in McCollum Hall have been cancelled or moved online March 24 through March 30 due to the failure of two bearings in the fan that circulate the air. As a result of the lack of circulation to the central part of the building, McCollum Hall could not meet CDC guidelines; photo.
15 COVID-19 on campus: rate, cases fall
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:43, p.02
3/22/2021 The Student Health Center yielded the university's lowest COVID-19 positivity rate of the semester and there were no self-reported cases from staff or students. However, the more infectious variant was detected in Black Hawk County for the first time and is said to be a cause of concern.
16 Extreme weather leads to reduced operations
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:42, p.01
3/18/2021 In-person classes were cancelled for the fourth time this semester due to extreme weather conditions causing campus to move to reduced operations for the day; photo.
17 A note from the News Editor: The NI wants YOU!
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:40, p.02
3/11/2021 A note recruiting Panthers to be a part of the Northern Iowan team.
18 UNI-Dome roof to be replaced
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:40, p.01
3/11/2021 The university plans to replace the central portion of the UNI-Dome's roof. According to the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, the project will cost $7-$8 million, however, ways to fund the project have not yet been determined; photo.
19 COVID-19 on campus: low rates hold steady
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:39, p.02
3/8/2021 The rates of COVID-19 on UNI's campus has remained low with only a slight increase in the campus positivity rate. Cedar Falls also renewed their mask mandate through April 7 and Waterloo's mandate remains into effect indefinitely; photo.
20 Fall classes return to in-person
Burrage--Shawn (Student--2021), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:39, p.01
3/8/2021 President Mark Nook released a statement indicating that the fall semester will return to more in-person classes and operations with increased capacity in classrooms, dining centers, and common spaces. The university will be implementing a 50% capacity guideline which will continue to restrict larger in-person courses possibly causing an increase in hybrid classes even after the pandemic. Registration for fall 2021 classes begin March 29; photo.
21 Instructional breaks at Iowa, not UNI
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:39, p.02
3/8/2021 With no Spring break, some UNI students are feeling the strain of a condensed semester and are wishing for "instructional break" days that the University of Iowa has offered this spring. Patrick Pease, UNI's Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, explains the lack of breaks by saying the three universities are part of the same system but set their academic calendars independently; photo.
22 COVID-19 on campus: slight increase
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:37, p.02
3/1/2021 There was a very slight increase in positive COVID-19 cases.
23 CRRSAA funds to be distributed soon
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:37, p.01
3/1/2021 More than 3,300 UNI students will receive a COVID-19 relief grant as part of a new legislative act, the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II; photo.
24 NISG election results announced
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:36, p.01
2/25/2021 Samantha Bennett and Alisanne Struck were announced as the winners of the Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) presidential election, this is the second year in a row the race has been ran unopposed. The winners of senate seats were also announced; photo.
25 COVID-19 on campus: Rates constant
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:35, p.02
2/22/2021 The percent of positive COVID-19 tests stayed about the same from last week to this week. Last week also saw the first public COVID-19 vaccination clinic; photo.
26 Cold temps cancel classes, close campus
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:34, p.02
2/18/2021 UNI cancelled classes and reduced operations on campus due to extreme cold temperatures; photo.
27 NISG presidential candidates: Bennett and Struck
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:34, p.01
2/18/2021 Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) presidential candidates, Samantha Bennett and Alisanne Struck talk about their running platforms for student government president; photo.
28 NISG presidential candidates: Butt and Hussain
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:34, p.01
2/18/2021 Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) presidential candidates, Muhammad Shamir Butt and Bilal Hussain talk about their running platforms for student government president; photo.
29 COVID-19 on campus: slight increase
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:33, p.02
2/15/2021 An update on COVID on campus; photo.
30 Virtual commencement yields petition
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:33, p.01
2/15/2021 The announcement of commencement being held virtually sparks a petition; photo.
31 How to navigate a Virtual Career Fair in 2021
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:32, p.07
2/11/2021 A guide to navigating the virtual Career Fair in 2021.
32 Blizzard conditions cancel classes
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:31, p.01
2/8/2021 Due to weather, the university closed for the second time this semseter ;photo.
33 COVID-19 on campus: little change in rates, Reynolds lifts restrictions
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:31, p.02
2/8/2021 Despite changes in COVID-19 case numbers, Governor Kim Reynolds lifted restrictions regarding masks and public gatherings.
34 COVID-19 updates: U.K. variant in Iowa, winter masking tips
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:30, p.02
2/4/2021 Updates about COVID-19 on campus.
35 UNI will receive additional funding aid
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:30, p.02
2/4/2021 UNI to receive COVID-19 relief funding.
36 COVID-19 on campus: low positivity, case counts to start spring semester
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:29, p.02
2/1/2021 Low positivity rates and case counts of COVID-19 have been reported on campus; photo.
37 NI en Español: ¡Bienvenidos!
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.02
1/28/2021 The Northern Iowan introduces a Spanish-language column.
38 NISG seeks new vice president
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.02
1/28/2021 The NISG looks for a new vice president; photos.
39 Snow day starts spring semester
Northern Iowan Staff, Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.01
1/28/2021 UNI campus has a snow day; photos.
40 Reynolds implements mask mandate
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:27, p.01
11/19/2020 Several students react to Governor Kim Reynolds' mask mandate after pushing back implementing one in March of 2020; photo.
41 Students plan for a long winter break
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:27, p.01
11/19/2020 UNI students tell their plans for the extended winter break due to concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic; photo.
42 Covid-19 on campus: slight decline
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor)
Northern Iowan 117:26, p.01
11/16/2020 The UNI Student Health Center reports a decrease in both COVID-19 case counts and positivity rates; photo.
43 Bringing pandemics to life across all generations
Cummings--Gabriella (Student--2019), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:25, p.04
11/12/2020 Departments across the library curated a display about the 1918 influenza pandemic and the current COVID-19 pandemic; photo.
44 UNI to host IHSAA games as planned
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:25, p.02
11/12/2020 Despite COVID restrictions enacted by Governor Kim Reyolds, the UNI-Dome will host the Iowa High School Athlete Association football semifinals; photo.
45 Biden wins election, UNI reacts
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:24, p.01
11/9/2020 Joe Biden wins the 2020 election; photo.
46 COVID-19 on campus: numbers increase
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:24, p.01
11/9/2020 COVID cases on campus continue to rise; photos.
47 UNI campus to host Test Iowa site
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabi (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:24, p.02
11/9/2020 The SHC hosts a Test Iowa site; photo.
48 Spring classes to follow fall pattern, increase distancing
Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018), Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:23, p.02
11/5/2020 UNI plans to implement increased social distancing between students in the Spring 2021 semester. About 74% of classes will be held in person, 18% will be online, and the remaining 8% percent will be hybrid; photo.
49 COVID-19 on campus: continued rise
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Debruin--Karla (Northern Iowan Managing Editor)
Northern Iowan 117:22, p.01
11/2/2020 COVID-19 on campus continues to spread; photo.
50 Election Day: Where, how to vote
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019), Magnificat--Gelase (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:22, p.02
11/2/2020 Information about voting in the 2020 election; photo.


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